Travel

Detailing where I’ve been around the world although keeping close to home and exploring the UK is close to my heart.

Arran adventures: the standing stones of Machrie

Arran adventures: the standing stones of Machrie

So you’ve come to Scotland, got the ferry over to the Isle of Arran and the weather is being – well, Scottish… It’s …
Review: Packing cubes by Trakke

Review: Packing cubes by Trakke

I’d love to know how packing cubes came to be but whoever created them, I’d like to thank you for revolutionising my …
Arran adventures: the Three Beinns walk

Arran adventures: the Three Beinns walk

It seems to me that early November might just be the most perfect time for walking. As I stood atop Beinn Nuis on the …
Walking Snowdon from Pen-Y-Pass | Routes and tips

Walking Snowdon from Pen-Y-Pass | Routes and tips

 Snowdon is the highest peak in all of Wales and England, standing at 3560ft (1085m). It’s generally considered a must do if you’…
Stay in Keswick and climbing Catbells | Video

Stay in Keswick and climbing Catbells | Video

It was dark and the car tyres slowly crunched over the A66 on the Friday night. Having set out after work finished at 5 o’…